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How to make Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Pineapple upside down cake brings up memories of the 1970’s for me but this classic cake goes way back. The history of pineapple upside-down cake dates back to the early 20th century and is closely tied to the rise of canned pineapple and the emergence […]

DIY

Eco-Friendly Living Challenge and Small Changes to Make.

Let’s Embrace a Greener August: I can’t believe tomorrow is August 1st. Wow, where has the year gone. Summer has gone so fast. And, as August rolls in, I want to take a moment to focus on eco-friendly living and how small changes in our […]

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How to Clean and Organize Your Refrigerator

A fresh start: cleaning and organizing your refrigerator. The refrigerator is the heart of any kitchen, responsible for preserving our food and keeping it fresh. However, it can quickly become a chaotic mess if not properly maintained. Regular cleaning and organization not only ensure that […]

Recipes

Delicious Summer Drinks to Make

Beat the Heat: Stay Hydrated in the Summer with Fun and Refreshing Drink Recipes As the temperature rises during the summer months, it’s crucial to keep your body hydrated to stay cool and maintain optimal health. While water is the go-to choice for hydration, it […]

Fashion

The Best Cool Pajamas for Warm Summer Nights you will love sleeping in.

I’m not sure about you, but my biggest priority as the temperature rises during those long summer nights is staying comfortable and cool in bed. Nothing makes me toss and turn more than being hot and sweaty. And we all know that a good night’s […]

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The Best Zucchini Bread Recipe: A Delightful Summer Treat

When the summer months roll around and gardens are bursting with fresh produce, zucchini takes center stage. It’s a versatile vegetable that can be used in savory or sweet dishes. And when it comes to sweet treats, zucchini bread is an absolute winner! Moist, flavorful, […]

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Taking DIY Baby Photos

Taking DIY baby photos can be a fun and rewarding experience, allowing you to capture precious moments of your little one’s early days. We recently did a DIY photo shoot for my sweet 7-month-old granddaughter using watermelon as a prop for a cute summer theme. […]

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Tips and Tricks for visiting Sea World with a baby.

Visiting Sea World with a baby can be a delightful experience, but it requires some extra planning and consideration for your little one’s comfort and safety. Here are some helpful tips to ensure a smooth and enjoyable visit. First things First!  Download the Sea World […]

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Beach Baby Essentials: Fun in the Sun! 

Are you ready to hit the beach with your little one? Make sure you have these beach baby essentials packed and ready to go for a memorable and enjoyable day by the shore.  1️⃣ Sunscreen: Protect your baby’s delicate skin from harmful UV rays with a […]

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A Day in Malibu! 

A few weeks ago we spent the day in the breathtaking coastal paradise, Malibu!   Join me as I soak up the sun, enjoy the crystal-clear waters, and embrace the serenity of Malibu!  We started the day early with breakfast at Paradise Cove Beach Cafe, an […]

Home Design

Throw Pillow Tips

Adding Color and Pattern Throw pillows provide an opportunity to introduce vibrant colors and patterns into your space. They can serve as accent pieces that tie together different elements of your decor. Choose pillows with colors and patterns that complement your existing color scheme or […]

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Sweeten Your Summer with Irresistible S’mores

Summer is the perfect time to indulge in delightful treats, and one classic that captures the essence of the season is none other than s’mores! With the combination of gooey marshmallows, melted chocolate, and crispy graham crackers, s’mores have become a beloved summertime tradition. In […]

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Refreshing Peach Summer Salad: A Perfect Blend of Sweetness and Freshness

As the summer heat blazes on, there’s no better time to enjoy the bounty of delicious fruits that the season has to offer. One fruit that truly embodies the essence of summer is the juicy, fragrant peach. Bursting with flavor and packed with essential nutrients, […]

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DIY Essential Oil Bug Spray

Have you ever wondered why some people seem to get bitten by mosquitoes more than others? Are you one of those people? I am! And I’m not a big fan of slathering myself in bug repellent full of chemicals and toxins that I know nothing […]

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Exciting Adventure in Savannah, Georgia!

Greetings, fellow wanderers! My sweet daughter and her adorable little family recently embarked on a memorable 3-day journey to the captivating city of Savannah, Georgia. She gave me all the details and fun highlights about her trip, and I am thrilled to share it with […]

Home Design

Things that can make your home seem impersonal.

 Picture, if you will, someone coming into your home for the very first time. Ask yourself, would they be able to get to know you from your wall decor and artwork? If the answer is no, perhaps it’s time to explore the reason why. I […]

Home Design

Tips for Thrifting Home Decor

Decorate your home with thrifted décor and make it look amazing! Turning a house into a home comes down to making it uniquely your own and bringing a style that reflects your interests and ideas. It’s more than the furnishings that reflect style in your […]